Ibrahim Sambo


Biography of Ibrahim Sambo

Ibrahim Abubakar Sambo hails from Donga in North-eastern Nigerian Taraba state.He is a graduate of law from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and the Nigerian Law school(Abuja campus) and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2008.Presently, a private Legal Practitioner based in Abuja, Nigeria.
His interest in poetry dates back to his secondary school literature class.
His favourite poem is 'daffodils' by William Wordsworth and his favourite poet is Maya Angelou.He writes poems once in a blue moon; only when he is in a compelling mood to write.

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Hollow Palm Leaves

Like palm leaves
Without the breeze
The stillness of the heart
Without its beats
Like the ocean
Without its waves

Your absence
Engenders a silence
Melancholy
Of dawn
Without the dew
That washes its face
For the morning.

'Wrtten on
28/5/2005
on vacation at Yola, Nigeria.'

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